1.2 miles
Distance
174 ft
Climb
-576 ft
Descent
00:06:32
Avg time

Flying Nun Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #205

A local favorite rocky, bermy, single-track. A blast for skill levels from intermediate up.

Access Info

Parking at the top of Worselys Rd, ride back down Worselys Rd for about 10m then up 4wd track on the left to the top of the track. Both the base of the 4wd road and top of the track are well marked

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Flying Nun mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -402 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,085 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,517 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,517 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,114 ft
  • Grade max
    -28.517%
  • Grade min
    26.866%
  • Distance climb
    1,978 ft
  • Distance down
    4,206 ft
  • Distance flat
    300 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:32
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Status:
on Sep 22, 2016
Wet
Avg: 4.85 (12 votes)

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Flying Nun Trail Reports

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Sep 22, 2016 @ 12:34am
Sep 22, 2016
Damp trail but no major drainage issues.
Aug 31, 2016 @ 5:26pm
Aug 31, 2016
Jun 24, 2016 @ 2:03am
Jun 24, 2016
Open with a few puddles and greasy spots here and there.
May 7, 2016 @ 7:15pm
May 7, 2016
Apr 7, 2016 @ 4:13am
Apr 7, 2016
Bit loose and dusty but otherwise all good
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Jan 3, 2016 @ 4:44pm
Jan 3, 2016
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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag brenthillier Plus TAP NSMBA (Jun 16, 2014 at 22:37)
 Looks sick!
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  • + 1
flag medievalbiking (Oct 2, 2014 at 17:02)
 Just so you know, a lot of the pictures here are of nearby victoria park downhill tracks not flying nun itself.
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  • + 1
flag ImaJoey (Apr 20, 2015 at 23:13)
 Made by: Nick Thurley
Helped maintained by: Me and him
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